Global Hockey News for 6 Dec 2018
In this week's episode of the Hockey Night in Canada podcast, we discuss what happens when a coach gets fired. We sometimes forget that coaches are humans and have families. We will discuss the time... leading up to it, during it and what happens afterwards.
Connor McDavid scored in the shootout after Oscar Klefbom tied it late in the third period, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the St. Louis Blues 3-2 on Wednesday night.
1. Toronto Maple Leafs (3) Auston Matthews has five goals since returning. And now William Nylander's back too. 2. Tampa Bay Lightning (2) Have won seven of their last eight games. 3. Nashville... Predators (1) Are 2-0 since Filip Forsberg got hurt. 4. Calgary Flames (5) Smith has won his last three games and allowed […]
William Nylander helped his Maple Leafs mates spread some joy around the Hospital for Sick Children on Wednesday. And he had some happy news to share with reporters covering the annual team visit to... the world renowned medical facility. "Yeah, I'll be playing tomorrow," he said of rejoining the lineup Thursday at home against Detroit. […]
Forget John Tavares. When it comes to re-signing Auston Matthews, could the Toronto Maple Leafs centre end up signing for more money than Connor McDavid? In other words, will Matthews be the... highest-paid player in the NHL a year from now? This isn't a debate on who is the best player in the world, but […]
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Everyone wants a piece of the red-hot NHL! In this week’s episode of MIKE’D UP, hockey guru Michael Traikos is joined by Mark Daniell to break down on the league’s newest addition: Seattle.... Traikos visited Seattle recently and gives Mark the scoop on the long road ahead for Seattle to get ready for the ice. […]
With the league seeing an influx of multi-goal comebacks, Rob Pizzo looks at some of the best rallies of all time.
Mike Babcock mused about potential line combinations moments after the Maple Leafs signed star centre John Tavares in free agency on July 1. Toronto's head coach will finally put the plan he... envisioned into action Thursday against the Detroit Red Wings.
Into the fire goes William Nylander. The Maple Leafs winger won't be eased into action in his first game of the 2018-19 season, as he will play on a line with centre Auston Matthews and Patrick... Marleau on Thursday night against the visiting Detroit Red Wings. "We expect him to have energy here," Leafs coach […]
Hockey Canada announced that Edmonton and Red Deer, Alta., will host the 2021 world junior championships on Thursday.
The Lightning are our new No. 1 team. Plus, if the expansion draft were this summer, here are the players Seattle would select from each club.
7 P.M., Thursday Scotiabank Arena TV: Sportsnet RADIO: TSN 1050 THE BIG MATCHUP C Frans Nielsen vs. G Frederik Andersen Believe it or not, Andersen isn't the only hot player from Herning, Denmark in... this game. Nielsen, who didn't get his first goal of the year until the weekend, bagged three on Tuesday in a […]
7 P.M. Scotiabank Arena TV: Sportsnet RADIO: TSN 1050 THE BIG MATCHUP C Frans Nielsen vs. G Frederik Andersen Believe it or not, Andersen isn't the only hot player from Herning, Denmark in this game.... Nielsen, who didn't get his first goal of the year until the weekend, bagged three on Tuesday in a 6-5 […]
A day after Seattle secured an NHL expansion team, a formal groundbreaking was held as work began on renovating the team's future arena.
The Toronto Maple Leafs made their annual visit to the children's hospital; a team initiative since the 1920's.
The Ottawa Senators have acquired defenseman Stefan Elliott and forward Tobias Lindberg in a trade with the Pittsburgh Penguins for defenseman Macoy Erkamps and forward Ben Sexton.
William Nylander intends to make his Maple Leafs season debut Thursday against the Detroit Red Wings. During the team’s annual Christmas visit to Toronto’s Hospital For Sick Children on Wednesday... afternoon , the newly re-signed forward was asked if he had practiced as coach Mike Babcock had forecast the day before in Buffalo and whether […]